Depression

Depression Treatment NYC at Trifecta Health

Trifecta Health Medical Center and NYC Psychiatrist Dr. Fruitman M.D. offers Depression treatment in Manhattan New York. Call today at (212) 233-2830 to schedule a consultation.

depression-midtown-nyMany individuals suffer from Depression, which is a serious and debilitating medical condition. Symptoms include; sadness, weight fluctuation, trouble sleeping, hopelessness, energy loss, indifference and possible suicidal ideation. For working professionals, specifically, depression can cause a loss in productivity and motivation. To minimize the impact of these symptoms, for any individual, treatment should be sought out sooner rather than later to alleviate the feeling of hopelessness and reach remission.

When depression is treated, symptoms are much less likely to recur. An initial diagnostic evaluation with top NYC psychiatrist Dr. Edward Fruitman can help patients re-establish their hope in remission, themselves, and start to live their lives with comfort and ease. There are many options offered at Trifecta Health Medical Center for the treatment of depression. Dr. Edward Fruitman and his highly professional associates are available for initial consultations in order to diagnose and start treatment right away. Most commonly, treatment for depression involves the use of monthly visits, behavioral therapy technique coupled with anti-depressants that are most suitable and appropriate depending on the individual’s state and health.

Ketamine Depression Treatment NYC

Modern neuroscience is able to define depression as the reduced activity of the neurotransmitters Serotonin, Norepinephrine and Dopamine in the brain. Trifecta Health Medical Center offers many options for depression treatment in Manhattan New York. One of which is known as Ketamine Therapy; injections that are primarily given for treatment-resistant depression. Current research shows that Ketamine therapy, an old anesthetic, works very quickly in relieving depression symptoms in severely affected individuals who have had no success/response to medication or ECT. One must undergo an evaluation to see if Ketamine therapy is the right choice of treatment, depending on previous treatment or therapy. However, it is offered at our office downtown in Lower Manhattan.

TMS Depression Treatment NYC

Additionally, Trifecta Health Medical Center offers TMS therapy; also known as, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, which is a non-invasive treatment for depression. TMS uses magnetic stimulation to the brain to help control mood. This therapy was approved by the FDA in October of 2008 after more than 10 years of clinical research and success in improving and relieving the debilitating symptoms of depression. Like Ketamine therapy, one must undergo an evaluation to see if TMS therapy is the right course of treatment.

Weight Management and Depression

Furthermore, Trifecta Health Medical Center offers Medical Weight Management (hCG Diet) for treatment of depression NYC, as most anti-depressants list weight gain as a potential side effect. This side effect can hinder the treatment process, so this is also offered at our offices as a potential option in order to alleviate the negative outcomes that may come with treating depression. This way, one can stay positive when looking for the relief and treatment they deserve!

Botox and Depression

Recent studies have also shown that cosmetic Botox injections NYC are an adjunctive treatment for depression; stating that one’s facial expressions can have a severe impact on our overall cognitive state. Research shows that with Botox, seeing less “frowning” can alleviate some of the symptoms of depression, and can create more positivity and an overall happier demeanor.

Call to make an appointment for Depression Treatment with top NYC Psychiatrist Dr. Fruitman, M.D. at (212) 302-1848